The median contractor rate for a Senior Quantitative Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior Quant Analyst
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 619 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Analyst 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.006% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.006% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
England median daily rate £500 £1,025 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.21% -  
UK median daily rate £500 £1,025 -
% change year-on-year -51.21% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40963 46827 48392
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.75% 95.00% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91483 109922 114749
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £263 £256 £230
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4083 4735 7114
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.75 £41.00
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Quantitative Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Quantitative Analyst in England

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Quantitative Analyst in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Quantitative Analyst in England

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Analyst in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Quantitative Analyst in England

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 6 £500 -51.21% 2
Senior Quantitative Analyst
UK

Senior Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Senior Quantitative Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Senior Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) R
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Front Office
3 5 (55.56%) Back Office
4 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
4 4 (44.44%) Market Risk
4 4 (44.44%) Stress Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Big Data
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Decision Tree
5 3 (33.33%) GARCH
5 3 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
5 3 (33.33%) Time Series Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
5 3 (33.33%) Stochastic Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Statistics
5 3 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
5 3 (33.33%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 2 (22.22%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Prototyping

Senior Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Back Office
3 5 (55.56%) Front Office
4 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (44.44%) Market Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 4 (44.44%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Stress Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
2 3 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Decision Tree
2 3 (33.33%) GARCH
2 3 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
2 3 (33.33%) Statistics
2 3 (33.33%) Stochastic Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Time Series Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (11.11%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) R
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
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Spencer Rose
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago